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Fashion designer Dapper Dan's rags to riches story

On fashion's biggest night, Dapper Dan can't believe he has center stage. Michelle Miller reports on the Harlem designer's saga He's known as Dapper Dan, And on fashion's biggest night, the Met Gala, he still can't believe he's center stage. "I can't figure out how that happened," Dan told Michelle Miller for "CBS Sunday Morning," "But I will tell you the truth, I don't want to know how it happened, you know? The Met Gala is like, it's the world series if fashion. You know, it-- it-- it just doesn't get bigger than that." Met Gala host Anna Wintour even gave him his own table, which he filled with some major star power decked out in Dapper Dan, including models...

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Luxury Footwear Brand Hogan Drops New Rugged Sneaker for FW2019

While winter may conjure up cozy images of neighborhood sleigh rides or spiked hot chocolate après-ski by an open fire, Hogan wants you to explore more adventurous terrain. The luxury sneaker brand journeys to the northern hemisphere for their Fall/Winter 2019 collection, channeling all the wintry activities of a wide-open frontier: gazing at the Northern Lights, hiking among vast glaciers, and gliding down craggy, snow-laden landscapes. With that as inspiration, this season Hogan has dropped two high-end sneakers: for him, the Urban Trek and, for her, the Interaction. For those unfamiliar with the premium brand, Hogan has a rich history of crafting top-line Italian footwear and apparel. Based out of Milan, founder Andrea Della Valle, also Vice President of the Tod’s Group, established...

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Here’s What Palace & Juventus’ Spectacular Collab Really Means

  Following Paris Saint-Germain’s wildly successful collaboration with Nike’s Jordan Brand, rumors surfaced earlier this year that Italian giant Juventus would go down a similar route by sporting Palace on its shirts via kit supplier adidas. The speculation was finally confirmed when Juventus took to the pitch against Genoa last night, wearing co-branded warm-up gear and a special-edition Palace-branded home jersey. The announcement came out of nowhere. Juventus’ Instagram account posted photos of the team warming up before the game, cryptically hinting at the collab in the caption. When people finally realized the significance of the post, the news spread like wildfire.   The Juventus x Palace x adidas partnership is the latest marriage of performance sportswear and streetwear, following up the PSG x Jordan Brand partnership and the adidas x Palace Wimbledon tennis collab. While...

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DJ Black Coffee is a Secret Sneakerhead, Here are His Favorite NYC Haunts

From reimagining the vibrant tunes of Hugh Masekela to remixing contemporary favorites like Alicia Keys, Black Coffee is undoubtedly one of South Africa’s most prolific house music producers. He’s been a major force in bringing the country’s soulful iteration of the genre to a global stage; he’s also an avid sneakerhead and denim aficionado. Though he calls Jo-burg his permanent home, the traveling DJ recently made a pit stop through New York City, and like most people, he couldn’t resist doing a little shopping while he was there. We tagged along as he hit up all of his favorite haunts, and asked him to share some tracks that he felt fit the aesthetic of each store. Look below to see...

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Luxury Label Philippe Model’s New Sneaker Is a Sophisticated Take on a Retro Runner

  Parisian luxury label Philippe Model has tapped model-turned-stylist Tati Cotliar for the launch of its Fall/Winter sneaker collection. Cotliar features in the first episode of a video series titled Pleased To Meet You wearing the brand’s newest sneaker, the TRPX. Shot in London by young Italian director Giada Bossi, the short film hones in on Cotliar’s creative process as she goes about her day. The Buenos Aires-born model is currently based in the English capital and the video captures her passion for the city and the influence it has on her style and work. Various locations of interest feature including the iconic brutalist art center the Barbican, Brick Lane market, as well as personal locations such as Cotliar’s home, her local chip shop and book...

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